Celebrate Halloween with a free Pumpkaboo for Pokémon X and Y


As we all wait impatiently for Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Nintendo’s distributing a Pumpkaboo – via XY’s Mystery Gift – for the duration of October.

In keeping with the Halloween theme, it’ll know the moves Trick-or-Treat and Scary Face, and arrive holding the Rocky Helmet item. Continue reading

Pokémon X and Y pre-order bonus includes figures and art book

If you’re lucky enough to live in Japan then you can get your hands on a special Xerneas or Yveltal figure, depending on which version of Pokémon X and Y you pre-order. You also get a clear file folder that includes artwork from the new games. However, if you pre-order both games you’ll get a Pokémon X and Y World Art book and a CD. In order to get any of these free goodies though, you must pre-order the games from a Japanese Pokémon Center. Continue reading

More Pokémon X & Y screenshots emerge, special edition 3DS XLs revealed


To the surprise of no one, Nintendo has finally announced two special Pokémon 3DS systems for Japan. The blue XL showing off the game’s cover Pokémon, Xerneas and Yveltal, while the rather stunning gold XL features the silhouettes of the legendary duo and all three new starter Pokémon.  Continue reading

Japanese Pokémon X and Y trailer shows off new gameplay footage


With Pokemon X and Y’s worldwide release date of 12th October looming ever-closer, Nintendo’s released a brand-new trailer for the upcoming 3DS title. Check it out below for some all-new gameplay footage, a look at an online battle, and a sample of the three starters’ cries. Continue reading

Nintendo releases new Pokémon X and Y media – artwork, region map and a new trailer

pokemon(15)With five months until the highly anticipated launch of Pokémon X and Pokémon Y on 3DS, Nintendo’s released plenty of new assets from the upcoming RPGs. From its US box-art to a number of brand-new Pokémon, you can find all of the new media below. Continue reading